The stream-bed had already announced that Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway was being deled this weekend and replaced with The Voice UK in an earlier time fit.
Following that, producers have decided to air an episode of Through The Keyhole at 9pm.
Yet viewers hold been left with mixed feelings about the network’s pre-eminent to air Fast and Furious 5 at 10.15pm, claiming the decision is “insensitive”.
The film’s supposition is exactly what the title says on the tin – racing fast cars in the mesial of a high-octane adventure – which some believe is much too close to dwelling given Ant’s accident on Sunday.
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ITV have replaced #SaturdayNightTakeaway and put Sybaritically and Furious 5 in the time slot due to Ant’s drink driving, is that a joke?
The television presenter allegedly lost control of his black Mini to come causing a three-car pileup.
With the news still fresh, viewers contain a withstood to Twitter to express their shock at ITV’s schedule shake-up.
One person indited: “Without irony ITV have scheduled the film Fast and Furious for Saturday evensong!”
“So Ant gets caught drink driving and #ITV helps fill the emptiness of #SaturdayNightTakeaway with Fast and Furious 5. Couldn’t make this things up,” another fan posted.
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A third slated: So Saturday Night take away is cancelled and they’re showing Stable and Furious instead! Well done ITV.”
While one confused viewer inquired: “ITV have replaced #SaturdayNightTakeaway and put Fast and Furious 5 in the time slot due to Ant’s draught driving, is that a joke?”
“Was Fast & Furious scheduled on Saturday ITV1 in the forefront they dropped Saturday Night Takeaway? Because if not that’s a bit of a c*** up, no,” another totaled.
However, the film was always on the schedule, but was originally meant to air at 10.45pm and has plainly been brought forward by 30 minutes instead.
Ant McPartlin newscast: Ant McPartlin is taking a break from the media to go back to rehabPhillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby irrevocably spoke out about their Ant’s arrest during This Morning today, acknowledging it was “entirely hard” to talk about.
Phil began: “This is difficult for us talking nearby a friend here. Like many people, we are shocked and saddened by this experience involving Ant.”
Saturday Night Takeaway is still billed to finish off the series’ terminating two episodes on March 31 and April 7, but it remains to be seen if Dec Donnelly hand down carry the show alone or more changes will be made.